Rotorcraft

News and issues regarding all manner of civil and military rotorcraft and their powerplants, including helicopters, tilt rotors and unmanned air vehicles.

Jul 19, 2019 - 8:43 AM
The DOT IG is investigating FAA oversight of the "doors off" helitour industry
Jul 18, 2019 - 1:12 PM
Leonardo's candidate for a replacement U.S. Navy training helicopter gets IFR approval from the FAA
Jul 18, 2019 - 11:10 AM
Columbia Helicopters is being acquired by private equity firm AEI
Jul 18, 2019 - 9:00 AM
The helicopter manufacturer saw lower revenue and profit in second quarter 2019, mainly from a decline in its military business.
Jul 17, 2019 - 9:16 AM
A mixture of helicopters from East and West will continue to equip the Serbian forces, along with the indigenous maintenance of the existing Gazelle fleet
Jul 16, 2019 - 11:46 AM
Russian Helicopters said it would begin using 3D printed parts into its production helicopters beginning in 2020
Jul 15, 2019 - 11:00 AM
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Jul 12, 2019 - 1:37 PM
Lockheed Martin says it will now keep its Sikorsky assembly plant open in Coatesville, Pa while it tries to find additional work
Airbus Helicopters AS350 (Photo: Texas Department of Public Safety)
Jul 10, 2019 - 12:05 PM
USHST calls on helicopter operators to adhere to best safety practices as fatal accidents jump.
Jul 9, 2019 - 4:17 AM
Helicopter lessor LCI has secured $75 million from an investor consortium.